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How to Stock a Pantry

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Molly AdamsStamford, CT
NYC cook making the most out of a tiny kitchen! Senior Editor, feedfeed.
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How to Stock a Pantry Like a Boss

 
Finding yourself at home, cooking more than ever and stumped on what to stock up on when and if you are able to go out to the store? Here is our complete list of what to stock your pantry, fridge and freezer with during these days of social distancing. These essentials will ensure you can whip up a super flavorful meal every night of the week.

Condiments:
Dijon mustard
Whole grain mustard
Mayonnaise
BBQ sauce
Salsa
Buffalo sauce

Grains:
Polenta
Dry pasta
Soba noodles
Bread crumbs
Rice
Quinoa
Farro
Barley

Sauces, Oils, Cooking Fats and Vinegars:
Olive oil
Coconut oil
Ghee
Red wine vinegar
Tamari
Rice wine vinegar
Sesame oil
Chili garlic sauce
Bomba sauce
  
Baking Supplies:
Honey
Molasses
Brown sugar
Vanilla extract
Flour
Sugar
Baking powder
Baking soda

Canned Goods:
Canned beans
Canned tomatoes
Coconut milk
Artichoke hearts
Olives
 

 

Spices and Seasonings:
Smoked paprika
Cinnamon
Ground ginger
Nutmeg
Cumin
Turmeric
Anchovies

Dairy:
Milk
Eggs 
Parmesan cheese
Buttermilk
Full fat Greek yogurt
Sour cream

Protein:
Frozen Chicken
Frozen Salmon
Frozen Ground Beef
Sausages
Bacon
Tofu
Oil-packed tuna

Long Lasting Fresh Fruit and Vegetables:
Onions
Garlic
Shallots
Ginger
Carrots
Celery
Potatoes
Sweet potatoes
Bananas
Apples
Lemons
Limes

Frozen Fruits & Vegetables:
Peas
Mixed berries
Spinach
Broccoli

 
Here are a few of our favorite recipes for putting those pantry staples to good use! 
Sweet & Sour Yellow Lentils by @rachelgurjar
 
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